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Folly Cove is a shore accessible salt water dive site, located in Rockport, MA. This dive site has an average rating of 4.00 out of 5 from 27 scuba divers. The average visibility is 26-30ft/8-9m.

Folly Cove is one of the finer dives on this part of the peninsula due to the accessibility of a spectacular wall just outside the cove. Any life indigenous to the New England area can be found here.

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wgr21 - 18 days 13 hours ago.
I went scuba diving here on 7/4/2024. Average viz: 16-20ft/5-6m. Water temp: 56-60°F/13-16°C.
Griffith - 11/13/2022 1:06 PM
I went scuba diving here on 9/2/2008. Average viz: 26-30ft/8-9m. Water temp: 50-55°F/10-13°C.
joe_bird - 8/07/2022 8:08 PM
I went scuba diving here on 6/1/2022. Average viz: 11-15ft/3-5m. Water temp: Under 50°F/10°C.
Eric_R - 6/28/2017 7:23 AM
I went scuba diving here on 6/26/2017. Average viz: 5-10ft/2-3m. Water temp: 50-55°F/10-13°C.
Eric_R - 6/28/2017 7:21 AM
Rating Added: 5
Great dive. Lots of creatures.
scogar - 8/04/2015 3:40 AM
Rating Added: 4
A good shore dive in Gloucester. Plenty of critters to see with abundant sea life. The entry and exit can tricky with lots a of large rocks to pick your way through at low tide. Parking is a not horrible for NE.
Trainman - 6/11/2014 11:22 AM
Rating Added: 4
nice site. entry a bit tricky, be careful what/how you carry. high tide recommended. dive wall to left or kelp covered rocks to right. also lobsters abound to right. one big one likes to hide under a big rock.

you can also nav without compass in sandy region. ripples in sand are clear and perpendicular to shore.
dscouture - 7/13/2013 4:37 PM
I went scuba diving here on 7/6/2013. Average viz: 16-20ft/5-6m. Water temp: 50-55°F/10-13°C.
Great Wall dive
massdiver - 6/15/2008 11:42 AM
This is a great location for a shore dive. The parking is limited here, so be aware. It is also best to enter during high tide.